Take a Giant Step 1959

Synopsis:

This pioneering film in the history of African-American cinema, released two years before "A Raisin In The Sun", is the coming-of-age story of a Black high-school student living in a middle-class white neighborhood in the late '50s.

Directed by: Philip Leacock
Runtime: 100 minutes
Tagline: From Playground to hunting ground - in a bar!
Cast:
Johnny Nash
Johnny Nash
Spencer Scott 
Estelle Hemsley
Estelle Hemsley
Grandmother Martin 
Ruby Dee
Ruby Dee
Christine 
Frederick O'Neal
Frederick O'Neal
Lem Scott 
Beah Richards
Beah Richards
May Scott 
Ellen Holly
Ellen Holly
The Girl in the Bar